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What does ALK stand for?

ALK stands for Anaplastic Lymphoma Kinase

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Others target MET (mesenchymal epithelial transition factor), which has been associated with secondary resistance to EGFR and tyrosine kinase inhibitors, or anaplastic lymphoma kinase (ALK).
Mutations of a gene called anaplastic lymphoma kinase (ALK) are behind most incidences of hereditary neuroblastoma, a rare and deadly childhood cancer, as well as high-risk noninherited forms of the disease, a new study suggests.